Creative professional and amateur photographers from around the world are invited to enter the inaugral Alverton Penzance International Photographic Competition entitled “We Love the Coast.” This contest is hosted by the prestigious Alverton Gallery, Penzance, Cornwall UK, located in the heart of “Poldark Country” and Cornwall’s world-famous art scene. In addition to cash prizes and certificates for the winning entries the Alverton Gallery will mount, frame and display, at no cost to the photographer, the best ten images of the competition within the gallery’s exhibition space as well as displaying the same top ten images on the gallery’s website and social media.
These unique-to-Cornwall prizes will give the photographers exposure at a busy location close to the celebrated Penlee House and Newlyn Galleries, Penzance and the winning images will be offered for sale to the general public (terms and conditions apply.)
So email your best coastal images to PenzanceSubmissions@Gmail.com
We look forward to seeing your work on the gallery walls.
Contest Themes: Ocean
Eligibility: Open to Worldwide
Open to Worldwide
Entry Fee: £5 for one entry, £8 for two, £10 for three
Prizes: £75 cash prize and Gold Certificate for the winning entry, £50 cash prize and Silver Certificate for second place, £25 cash prize and Bronze Certificate for third place, the remaining top ten winners to receive Honourable Mention Certificates, plus all the top ten winning entries will each have their image displayed at a leading Cornwall art gallery and on the gallery’s website and social media.
Copyright: All photos submitted must be the original work of the entrant who must be the copyright holder. The entrant is responsible for ensuring that all permissions and releases are obtained in respect of any image submitted. On this basis the entrant will at all times retain copyright to his/her work.
Usage Right: By submitting to our competition an entrant ackowledges that, should an image be awarded a place on our top ten winners’ list, the entrant grants us the right to reproduce the image by way of a physical print for exhibition at the Alverton Gallery, Penzance, and by way of digital imagery on the gallery’s website and social media. We will not offer digital imagery for sale. Should a physical print be sold by the Alverton Gallery the photographer will be paid 20% of the gallery price. At all times the entrant will be credited as the photographer and copyright holder.
Contest Ends On 01/23/2017